PHOTOS: The Ebola crisis through the lens of Instagram

PHOTOS: The Ebola crisis through the lens of Instagram

It’s an important job, but a dangerous one. Journalists and aid groups are capturing the story of the Ebola crisis in West Africa for the rest of the world to witness. It’s these stories and images that shock us. Touch us. Move us to take action.
ONE’s wish list for the fight against extreme poverty

ONE’s wish list for the fight against extreme poverty

This year, Europeans elected a new European Parliament. Now, the candidates to the new European Commission have also been announced. Here is why at ONE we think it is crucial to ask them to help keep the EU on the right track to end extreme poverty by 2030.
VIDEO: Idris Elba’s Ebola message to world leaders

VIDEO: Idris Elba’s Ebola message to world leaders

Actor Idris Elba told world leaders to take urgent action on Ebola from the Mashable Social Good Summit in New York City this week. His message is a part of a short crowdsourced film being sent to world leaders at the UN General Assembly. Watch his video!
Did Finance Ministers act on corruption? Marks out of 10…

Did Finance Ministers act on corruption? Marks out of 10…

This weekend Finance Ministers from the world’s largest economies met in Australia to agree steps to increase economic growth and address the challenges of the global economy. Thousands of ONE members sent tweets and messages in the past few days, asking them to use the meeting to take decisive steps to end the scandal tha......
Life in an Ebola-affected country: Musulyn’s Story

Life in an Ebola-affected country: Musulyn’s Story

My mom is terrified of the Ebola virus and is constantly on the edge. She's easily irritated, and it’s all just stressing her out. I'm really just tired and want this whole thing to be over.
 It's really set our country ten steps behind. I'm afraid but I can’t let fear get the best of me.
Trillion Dollar hand-ins from around the world!

Trillion Dollar hand-ins from around the world!

So far, an incredible 15,000 of you have sent tweets or messages to G20 Finance Ministers, asking them to stop the Trillion Dollar Scandal. We wanted to make sure they really got the message by personally handing over some of your tweets. Here are some of our favourite hand-in pictures!
Ebola: more health workers needed to halt outbreak

Ebola: more health workers needed to halt outbreak

Over the last few weeks, global efforts to combat the Ebola outbreak in parts of West Africa have been growing. The World Health Organisation (WHO) now has a strategy to fight the disease, while donors have started contributing money and resources. But it’s not enough.
11 of the biggest heists in history

11 of the biggest heists in history

Forget Bonnie and Clyde and Jesse James. The real pros steal money in super-massive amounts, on an industrial scale. And for really big thefts you need to be organised and connected, so businesses and politicians rank high on the list of the world’s greatest heists. Here's 11 of the biggest thefts in history.
VIDEO: How to call your Member of Parliament

VIDEO: How to call your Member of Parliament

I’ve called my MP before. I was amazed. It was like speaking to an actual human being. I felt silly for ever being worried about it, but this video and script will help you pick up the phone and make sure your MP is turning up on Friday to support the International Development bill.
In photos: Living in Liberia’s Ebola quarantine towns

In photos: Living in Liberia’s Ebola quarantine towns

In Liberia, one of the countries most affected by the Ebola outbreak, neighbourhoods like Dolo's Town and West Point have been quarantined to contain the spread of the virus. These photos reveal what life was like here and how the World Food Programme is helping.
South Africa’s townships: a poem of determination

South Africa’s townships: a poem of determination

This past July I spent my summer holiday in South Africa. Three things stood out: the overwhelming sense of community, people's determination; and their sustainable living. One student I met, Nthateng, shared a poem she had written. It articulates everything ONE stands for.